Tag: YouTube

6 Verified Brave Publishers on YouTube to Support With BAT – April 2019 Edition

Cryptocurrencies, tokens, and assets have the chance to disrupt the entertainment industry as people know it today. Basic Attention Token and the brave browser are trying to make a lasting impact in this regard. Given the vast increase of verified Brave browser publishers, it seems things are off to a good start. Especially YouTube creators see a lot of merit in this offering. #6 EspanolTNT Although this channel many only …
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Taking the Battle to YouTube: Why Steemit Continues to Attract YouTubers

When Google announced that it would be banning cryptocurrency-related ads from its platform, the crypto universe was up in arms. While it is a fact that the company’s platforms have been used by some unscrupulous and fraudulent projects, a blanket ban on the entire industry was rather high-handed of Google, the biggest digital ads provider. The ban not only applied to Google’s search engine but also to YouTube, a platform that …
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Polish Central Bank Paid Multiple YouTubers to Discredit Cryptocurrencies

It has become painfully obvious that various governments around the world have no love lost for Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. In Poland, things have gotten a bit out of hand in recent months. So much, even, that the country’s central bank, in concert with the Financial Supervision Authority, paid a popular YouTuber to slander cryptocurrencies. It’s a very disturbing turn of events, to say the very least. Polish Central Bank Doesn’t Like …
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Malicious YouTube Ads Mine Monero Using Viewers’ Computers

The concept of in-browser mining scripts has garnered a bit of a bad reputation over the past few months. No one likes the idea of someone else using their CPU to mine cryptocurrencies without consent. It now seems this trend is expanding via YouTube. More specifically, the video platform is displaying ads which use visitors’ CPUs to generate digital currency. It is a very worrisome development that will anger a lot of users. Is …
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